Cable television first became available in the United States in 1948, with ... of
2006 about 58.4% of all American homes subscribe to basic cable television
services. ... Some telephone service prov...
Sep 2, 2014 ... U.S. pay-TV penetration has remained flat, with about five out of ... LRG's Cable,
DBS & Telcos: Competing for Customers 2014 report says.
“The vast majority of Americans no longer rely on over-the-air TV signals,” said
Gary ... have moved away in droves from traditional broadcast television thanks
to a ... receive television programming through traditional pay-TV services (cable,
Apr 6, 2013 ... More than 90 percent of American households pay for TV, according to Nielsen.
... households that previously paid for TV will have cut the cord, ... and so it seems
did many viewers responding to a survey by Wired magazine.
Mar 21, 2015 ... Americans are watching less cable, but they haven't stopped paying for it. ... has
probably kept many Americans tied to their pay-TV providers.
Sep 3, 2013 ... In total about 103 million of the 114 U.S. TV homes have some sort of paid ...
while the top broadband providers (many of them cable companies) added .... "I
don't go along with the idea that the American people can't make up ...
Dec 21, 2015 ... A shift in how people watch TV is underway, as the new Pew Research Center ...
Another 9% of Americans have never had a cable or satellite subscription at ...
And these preferences are driven in many cases by affordability.
Sep 4, 2013 ... About 1.8 million people ended their cable TV subscriptions in Q2 2013,
according to analysts at SNL Kagan. ... 911,000 U.S. homes have cut the cord in
the past year, according to MoffettNathanson. ... 2-) If you live outside the United
States, you can have access to Al Jazeera, Sky News, and many other ...
Jan 26, 2016 ... American TV programs, like American popular culture in general in ... Breaking
news · Cable news as entertainment · The return of the ... The public quickly
adjusted to radio broadcasting and either enjoyed its many programs or turned ...
render laughter a necessary palliative, and people therefore have a ...
Jun 23, 2015 ... ... America is, in fact growing – in 2014, 8.2 percent of former pay TV ... Many in
that group (39.7 percent) watch 5 channels or fewer. ... Digitalsmiths has been
running its surveys since 2012, however, .... In my mind the most important metric
is how many people go back to cable/satellite after cutting the cord.